2021 Schedule

2021 Schedule
28-2, 1st in Big 12
Jared Butler: Tournament star to top NBA prospect (1:00)
10d
Davion Mitchell is ready to take his two-way game to the NBA (1:07)
14d
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33dJeff Borzello and Paul Biancardi

Kentucky lands another 5-star PG in Washington

TyTy Washington announced his commitment to Kentucky on Wednesday, giving John Calipari his 12th five-star point guard recruit since taking over in Lexington in 2009. Washington chose the Wildcats over Arizona, Baylor, Kansas, LSU and Oregon.

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41d

Baylor welcomes another transfer guard to Waco

Baylor coach Scott Drew said Tuesday night that Dale Bonner has signed with the Bears after leading Division II Fairmont State in scoring, assists and steals in each of his past two seasons at the school in West Virginia.

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47d

Baylor adds Akinjo, who led Arizona in scoring

National champion Baylor is adding transfer guard James Akinjo, the leading scorer for Arizona last season. He is expected to join the team this summer and will have two seasons of eligibility remaining.

Highlights from the NBA's future stars in the 2021 draft (2:41)
54d
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61d

Drew opts not to take Jeep after dealer's remark

A vehicle used during Baylor's championship parade this week was given to Bears coach Scott Drew, but he and the school refused to accept it after the dealer made an insensitive remark on local television.

Stephen A. admits he was wrong to Baylor coach Scott Drew (1:41)
69d
Baylor dominates Gonzaga to win first men's basketball championship (1:45)
70d
Baylor students celebrate national title at the school's football stadium (0:22)
70d
How Baylor was able to dominate Gonzaga (1:01)
70d
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70dMyron Medcalf

Baylor dominates Gonzaga to win first men's title

Baylor capped a dominant NCAA tournament run with an 86-70 win over Gonzaga in Monday's championship game to end the Bulldogs' perfect season.

Baylor celebrates first men's basketball title in school history (0:43)
70d
Mitchell shakes defender, hits smooth step-back as Baylor starts hot (0:22)
70d

Paul Sabin ESPN Analytics 

BPI gives Gonzaga a 55% chance to win tonight. Prior to its pause due to COVID-19 Baylor was No. 1 in BPI. If BPI ignores the first two Baylor games after the pause, BPI would give Baylor (!) a 51% to win. (espn.com/BPI)

Baylor punches ticket to national title game with dominant win over Houston (1:26)
72d

Team Stats

Points Per Game82.911th
Rebounds Per Game36.0151st
Assists Per Game16.915th
Points Allowed65.5

Tournament History

Final Fours3
Tournament Record20-14
Championship Seasons2021
Tournament Appearances13